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Decision Between Decentralized and Centralized Operations

As an IHRM director, would you prefer to have your operations centralized or decentralized? Why?

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Organization structure has a profound impact on the bottom line. Suitable organization structure acts as a catalyst to the growth of the business. Thus the management should create an appropriate fit between the strategy and the organization structure. Centralization it is generally an authority relationship between those in overall control of the organization and rest of the staff. The tighter the control exerted at the center, the greater the degree of centralization. The benefit of the centralization is that top managers remain fully aware ...

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This solution looks at the importance of organization structure on the bottom line and also how centralization and decentralization is more important for different-sized businesses.